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with the democratic leader, harry reid of nevada, as well as former majority leader and my good friend george mitchell of maine on this very question. i came away from these conversations reassured that my independence would be respected and that no party line commitment would be -- >> and there you have it, angus king giving his justification for joining the democratic caucus, so we will talk to democratic senator that was partially responsible for helping to get angus king ele elected. the race is on to line up political allies before negotiations start tuesday. the president met with the labor community today. he holds that first press conference since his re-election and will meet with congressional leaders at the end of the week, all of this because the one takeaway from the failed 2011 fiscal talks was the need to have an outside game. joining me now patti murray and a member of last year's super committee, the group that tried to reach a deal to avoid sequestrati sequestration. i apologize to come to you late wanting to get senator elect king's official announcement there that he's joining your
lengthy discussions with the democratic leader, harry reid of nevada, as well as former majority leader and my good friend, george mitchell of maine, on this very question. i came away from these conversations reassured that my independence would be respected and that no party line commitment would be required or expected. and so i've decided to affiliate myself with the democratic caucus, because doing so will allow me to take independent positions on issues as they arise and at the same time will allow me to be an effective representative of the people of maine. one final word. by associating myself with one side, i am not in automatic opposition to the other. i'd like to repeat that. by associating myself with one side, i am not in automatic opposition to the other. in the situation of a republican house, a democratic senate but with substantial powers residing in the minority and a democratic president, no one party can control the outcome of our collective deliberations. as bill clinton might say, it's just arithmetic. in fact, this situation of a divided government has only two po
. and i represent a region that is 50 million people. california, arizona, nevada, hawaii, it's a three territories and three countries in the pacific. and i could tell you that i have moved around my region. i've been working with the hiv/aids and other communities throughout our region. do you know how many people have said to me, i got my information through san francisco? (applause) >> that is something to be really proud of. you know, i'll tell you a little bit of a personal story as we -- i move on. imagine september 16th, 1991, your young 29 year old, gay man living in washington, d.c., fulfilling your dream to be a lobbyist. and your physician calls. hi, sam. hi, herb. imagine i had hair, i had very curly hair. [laughter] >> and bill wilson has pictures of it and i know he's here. and he said, herb, i think you ought to come to my office. and i said, why? and he said, because, you know, you had some tests recently. i know, i had the flu, i came in, i did some tests. what's up? you need to come to my office. and these are the pills. and a week-and-a-half ago sunday, september 16t
. in livermore-- we're problem free here and the north bay ride is still without the lead from nevada down to the golden gate bridge. public transit is problem free this morning. >>california is doing paint a trade program. even though there is a lawsuit that has been filed the trade plan is essential to good california's warming lot. this will dramatically reduce the mission and the program places a limit on polluters. businesses here in california are required to pass the missions or by--if a business cuts in emissions they can make a commission. this is scheduled for to o'clock a.m. this morning and this is been closely watched around the world. >>the golden state warriors will keep construction on their waterfront arena. the team has a great honor the ordinance. contractors would you san francisco workers for least 25% of the construction. this is a $1 million reserve. the iran that is privately funded the warriors were not required to abide by his ordnance. they stated that this could have employed 2500 construction workers. >>more baseball wars have been announced. baba melvin has be
holds off late as we'll go -- right there, swinging bay -- swinging by up in the sierra nevada. but by sunday, that snow level -- east wind means temperatures up across the boat. berkeley san francisco, oakland will be warmer than many. the car police are looking for right now in a chase. >>> and a live report on the early opening on some tahoe ski resorts today. [ crickets chirping ] [ traffic passing ] ♪ [ music box: lullaby ] [ man on tv, indistinct ] ♪ [ lullaby continues ] [ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it. ♪ [ continues ] [ gasping ] >>> it's going to be a nice day today. big changes start tomorrow. >> thank youing steve. >>> 8:14. and several sierra ski resorts are opening up for business today, days ahead of schedule. brian hickey joins us live from heavenly in south lake tahoe. so what's making this early opening possible? >> reporter: brrr! it's tough to make the snowed on top of the snow that they did receive. the people are already lining up to catch
in nevada and oakland is at 57 degrees and pleasanton is in the lower 50s. here is a look at your future cast. it should be cloudy for thursday evening. there will be more persistence by friday morning just-in-time for your commute. the temperatures are in the lord 70's. there is mid 'and lower 'e will be at 72 and pleasanton will be at 73 degrees. the temperatures will be warming up into the lower 70's. santa rosa will be at 74 degrees. and downtown san francisco will be at 70 degrees. enjoy this now because the changes will show what especially by the weekend. temperatures will cool down and the weekend-- snow will be in the mountains but just rain and the bay area. i think the winds walsall pickup and monday was also have more rainwill pickup. it >> up. >> the ride on an estate 80 in the west bound direction is still looking at a 37 minute drive time from hercules to down to berkeley. take a look at oakland ride and you can see that highway 880 and the northbound direction is still pretty sluggish. this is the drive past the coliseum. i would not exactly call this a hot spot because i
lengthy discussions with the democratic leader harry reid of nevada, as well as former majority leader and my good friend george mitchell of maine on this very question. i came away from these conversations reassured that my independence would be respected, and that no party line commitment would be required or expected. and so i have decided to fill eight myself with the democratic caucus because doing so will allow me to take independent positions on issues as they arise and at the same time will allow me to be an effective representative of the people of maine. one final word. by associating myself with one side i am not in automatic opposition to the other. i'd like to repeat that. by associating myself with one side i am not in automatic opposition to the other. in the situation of a republican house, a democratic senate but with substantial powers residing in the minority and a democratic president, no one party can control the outcome of our collective deliberations. as bill clinton might say, it's just arithmetic. in fact, this situation of a divided government has only two pos
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